Re: Problem with Sarge Installation without CD and Internet
On Sun, Jan 22, 2006 at 05:17:49PM +0100, Michelle Konzack wrote:
> * Do not Cc: me, because I am on THIS list, if I write here *
> I have several homogenous networks and there is one web server which
> hold a virtualhost with a full Sarge mirror.
> The machines which I try to install do not have any CD-Rom drives and
> can not bootet using BOOTP. The machines (mainly servers) have only
> intern (!!!) floppy drives and are without USB.
> OK, I am booting from floppys which are working fine up to the moment,
> where the Debs should be downloaded...
> Because the Sarge mirror is on a VHost, I cant get it by IP because it
> resolv to the physical server. The network use /etc/hosts only.
> Unter Woody I have used
> echo "192.168.1.100 debian.intern.tld debian" >>/etc/hosts
> and it was working. Under Sarge it does not work. Then I have tried
> echo "192.168.1.100 debian.intern.tld debian" >>/target/etc/hosts
> Which gaved me the same problem. Oh yes, I can ping 188.8.131.52.
> How can I solv this problem?
Install and configure a Domain Name Server on your network,
that resolves debain.intern.tld into 192.168.1.100.
> Thanks and nice weekend
> Michelle Konzack